Language: Italian (English widely spoken)
Local time: GMT/BST +1 hours
Florence is filled with some of the world’s greatest treasures; making it one of Europes must visit cities if you’re looking for artist master pieces, magnificent architecture and hundreds of years’ worth of history. Find out just what awaits you on a Florence city break with easyJet holidays.
Please note: City taxes payable locally.
The museums here are a treasure trove of renaissance wonders, from the Uffizi’s collection of over a thousand works of art to Bargello’s magnificent collection of sculptures. It’s not just Florentine galleries that are full of master pieces with many churches boasting impressive collections of their own. Santa Maria Novella and Santa Croce have ample paintworks, sculptures and mosaics to be examined. Santa Maria Novella is recognised as one of the most significant gothic churches in Tuscan.
Around every corner there is something new to experience on your city break. Whether you visit Florence’s ancient Ponte Vecchio, an impressive old bridge lined with buildings and shops, or the Pitti Palace, a gigantic 15th century regal home, you’ll be astonished by just how much the city has to offer. A trek up to Piazzale Michelangelo is well worth it for some superb views of the area. Marvel as the Duomo looms over the city and get some great snaps for the photo album. Further afield, catch the tourist bus to the hills of Fiesole and discover the town's long history connected to Florence.
Hit the shops on your holiday and enjoy some of Italy’s very best boutiques and luxury jewellery stores. Peruse Gucci and Prada, explore the markets lining the city's squares, or take home some food products to cook your favourite Italian dishes.
City breaks to Florence wouldn’t be complete without enjoying a glass of wine over some tasty Italian cuisine. Boasting a whole host of restaurants, bars and nightclubs to keep you entertained late into the evening, you can guarantee a lively holiday. Being home to a prestigious university, there's plenty for young people to do on a night out in Florence, but there are also lots of sophisticated spots for quiet drinks at sunset.
Get a great deal on your Florence break with easyJet holidays but booking your flight and hotel together. Book today and you could experiencing all that Florence has to offer in no time with easyJet holidays.
Florence, located in the heart of Tuscany, is one of Italy’s most popular tourist destinations with tourists flocking from all over the globe. Renowned for having some of the world’s finest museums, art galleries and cathedrals, Florence is the ideal holiday location for anyone in search for a truly cultural experience and a true taste of Italy.
With so much to see and do in Florence, it’s clear to see why it is fast becoming one of Italy’s premiere holiday destinations. Book with easyJet holidays and you could make huge savings. Book your flights and hotels together for a reduced price. So, what are you waiting for? Book your holiday to Florence with easyJet holidays today.